Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of real liberty
Henry M. Robert

№9, (2007)

03/20/2007 - 00:00

Better to see once

Ukrainian television failed to show the UEFA Cup second knockout round, 1st-leg match between Sevilla, the Spanish championship’s “fifth best,” and Ukraine’s champion Shakhtar Donetsk. The crowds of...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Heavy seas

This event is dedicated to the 85th anniversary of the Kyiv-based Museum of Russian Art and the 190th birthday of the famous artist, Ivan Aivazovsky. Among the 50 canvases displayed there are...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Undiscovered Ukraine

Although the pace of the Ukrainian tourism sector is picking up, it is still too slow, difficult, and sometimes barely visible. The Ministry of Culture and Tourism is certain that Ukraine will have a...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Stefanie BABST: “Integration into the EU and NATO are processes that supplement each other”

Everyone cares about image. NATO created the Public Diplomacy Division for this very purpose. This division is headed by Dr. Stefanie BABST, assistant to NATO’s General Secretary on questions of...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Save a Ukrainian library!

The Day has received a cry for help from Ukrainian residents of Moscow. The city authorities want to close Russia’s only Library of Ukrainian Literature by “reorganizing” it as a Library of the...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Patriarch of Ukrainian poets in Poland

This year the poet Ostap Lapski was awarded the Shevchenko Prize for his collections of poems In Search of Myself and On Both Sides of the Truth. He was not destined to receive it personally from...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Lviv has never had this kind of History

“... Lviv is situated in a place that is like an arbor in the middle of paradise. The surroundings are very beautiful. If you just step over the threshold, you immediately see so many wonderful...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Mission of a progressive minority

Larysa Ivshyna, chief editor of Den/The Day, recently met the participants of the USAID-sponsored Parliamentary Internship Program, part of the Parliamentary Development Project for Ukraine....
03/20/2007 - 00:00

SBU reform: for those in power or for society?

On Feb. 27 and March 3, 2007, a roundtable on “The Reform of the Security Service of Ukraine: For Those in Power or for Society?” was held on the initiative of the sociopolitical association...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Cure for amnesia

A future without repentance is a road that leads nowhere, even if it is falsely decorated by bright neon lights, considered the attributes of “well-being” and “prosperity.” Historical mistakes that...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Lack of expertise

Shrewd observers are constantly noting the emergence of new phenomena in Ukraine’s multihued political life, and it is beginning to seem as though all possible methods of parliamentary struggle in...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

A season of style

March 14 saw the launching of a high-profile Ukrainian Fashion Week. The event not only gathered a host of fashion buffs in front of the catwalk but also got the entire Ukraine riveted to...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Hanne SEVERINSEN: “Ukrainians are now more interested in politics than before the Orange Revolution”

Hanne Severinsen, the rapporteur of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Monitoring Committee, which observes the process of honoring commitments undertaken before the Council...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Too early to be complacent

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine recently passed a law that will punish people who try to cash in on smuggling scrap metal, wood, mushrooms, berries, and other things from the Chornobyl zone. Offenders...
03/20/2007 - 00:00

Bilhorod, the “outpost of Kyiv city”

We all remember the words from a heroic narrative poem (bylina), “Near the glorious city of Kyiv... there was an outpost of heroic warriors.” This outpost may well have been Bilhorod, the famous city...

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